. https://www.zdnet.com/article/rackspace-now-australian-government-certified/
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The federal government has added Rackspace to its Certified Cloud Services List (CCSL), allowing the company to provide cloud services to government agencies, up to an unclassified dissemination limiting marker (DLM) level.The Rackspace DHE environment in Australia consists of three data halls in Sydney, with acting head of the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Lynn Moore explaining that one of the company's data halls -- data hall 140 -- meets the required physical security for hosting Unclassified DLM data and is recommended for Commonwealth entities to use.The decision by the ACSC certifies Rackspace to provide customers with a dedicated virtualised or physical compute Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) or Platform as a Service (PaaS). Rackspace is the second addition to the CCSL in as many months, with Google also handed unclassified DLM status in December. ASHA MCLEAN READ MORE